CBC News obtained a data set of every pipeline safety incident reported to the federal regulator in the past 12 years.The National Energy Board oversees cross-border pipelines. The data doesn’t include smaller pipelines within provincial boundaries.The documents reveal details about more than 1,000 incidents that have happened across the country from 2000 until late 2012 and suggest therate of overall incidents has doubled in the past decade. Topics: TransCanada, National Energy Board, safety
On the 10th of January, 350.org and other climate activists held an emergency protest outside the White House demanding that Obama VETO the GOP's Keystone XL tar sands pipeline bill. In addition, activists are demanding that he veto the pipeline itself by refusing the permit to cross the US-Canadian border. Topics: dcdirectactionnews, Keystone XL, tar sands, TransCanada
byTrans-Canada Railway Company; Doucet, A. E. (Arthur Emile), 1860-1933
Proposal submitted to Prime Minister Laurier by the Quebec Board of Trade and the promoters of the Trans-Canada Railway Company and supporting documents relating to the Trans-Canada Railway, incl. legislation Topics: Trans-Canada Railway Company, Trans-Canada Railway Company, Railroads, Chemins de fer
On the 27th of August, the film Above All Else, about the Texas tree sitting blockade against the southern leg of the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline was shown for the first time in DC at the E St Cinema. The film showing was followed by a panel discussion about the pipeline and the tar sands blockade, featuring landowner Julia Trigg Crawford who recounted in person the bullying tactics TransCanada and their lawyers used to deter landowners from refusing to sell them easements to build the... Topics: dcdirectactionnews, Tar Sands Blockade, tar sands, Keystone XL, TransCanada, Texas
Energy East will carry tar sands oil 4500km across Canada from Alberta to New Brunswick for export to Europe and Asia. The proposed route runs through the Ottawa suburb of Stittsville. Ben Powless has been organizing oppoistion to Energy East for the past 18 months. Ben Powless speaks with Redeye host Jane Williams. Check out our website for more information about Redeye. Find us on Facebook and like our page for regular updates. Topics: pipelines, tar sands, diluted bitumen, energy policy, climate change, oil spills, water,...
Featuring an interview with members of the Tar Sands Blockade, and some news about tar sands extraction in America. Topics: tar sands, tar stands blockade, keystone, kxl, transcanada, environmental, radio, podcast, public...
The “Line 9″ and “Energy East” pipelines threaten to bring tar sands “crude” from Alberta for export through ports in the Atlantic. These pipelines will traverse through many Indigenous communities and natural areas, threatening not only the health of the land but the sovereignty of these territories and their peoples. We have teamed up with Indigenous organizer Amanda Lickers to produce a Kahsatstenhsera: Indigenous Resistance to Tar Sands Pipelines. This video will focuses on... Topic: indigenous, resistance, pipelines, tar sands, transcanada, enbridge, irving, oil, fracking, gas
Sujets d'actualité 2014 et musique ! Restez optimiste malgré les crises prévues;Pétition mondiale suite au massacre d'enfants au Pakistan;Espagne: société civile sous contrôle et répression;Revue 2014 de l'environnement,etc.Émission produite et animée par Michaël Lessard (l'équipe étant en vacances pour le temps des fêtes) Topics: Québec, ATTAC, ATTAC-Québec, Canada, Harper, États-Unis, Équiterre, écologie, économie...
How Many Millionaires Directly Create Our Laws? front.moveon.org Dark Knight Rises: image.guardian.co.uk More money won't fix broken Britain, but sharing the money could. That is the conclusion of The Spirit Level, a groundbreaking study which concludes inequality is at root of all society's problems, from violent crime to teenage pregnancy. On these pages Tom Clark presents the evidence so you can make up your own mind This is what democracy looks like: www.youtube.com Also see: Edwards v.... Topics: ows, occupy, gaga, Dark Knight Rises, communities, transcanada, Keystone, pipeline, oil, occupy... Source: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5t95uEM91Jo&feature=youtube_gdata
bySteve Harlow, Emory Holmes II, Jim "Jimmy the Peach" Aaron, Desmond Clancy, Ruth Parson, Allan Ludwig, Julie Dermansky,
Julie has independently raised money for her current photo-journalism project. Her first time attempting crowd funding. She has a lot of readers of her independent reporting, she thought she'd have a lot of small investors to her crowd funding effort, but instead, she got several big funders which gave her half her budget. She hoped for more small investors because she hoped to be able to come back to them for future investigations. She reports that although she can sell her stories, the amount... Topics: art, artchat, Hurricane Sandy, BP oil spill, Ida Tarbell, Tar Sands Blockade, Eco-Terrorists,...
Episode features activists scott crow, Scott Parkin and Cindy Spoon on strategic direct action on behalf of the environment, from Earth First! to Rising Tide to the Tar Sands Blockade. They spoke at Treasure City Thrift in Austin, Texas, on December 14, 2012. Topics: People United, 91.7 FM, KOOP Radio, community radio, Scott Crow, Scott Parkin, Cindy Spoon, Earth...
Episode features a conversation broadcast live in the KOOP Studio with Trevor Lovell of Public Citizen and Chris Wilson of the coalition STOP (Stop Tarsands Oil Pipelines) about the environmental impact of TransCanada's proposed Keystone XL pipeline from the Alberta province in Canada to the Gulf Coast refineries in the United States. Topics: People United, 91.7 FM, KOOP Radio, Austin TX, community radio, Trevor Lovell, Public Citizen,...